Mountain Junction

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Mountain Junction

 

an area where two or more mountain ranges intersect. This area is usually high and difficult to reach—for example, Matcha, the region where the Turkestan, Zeravshan, and Alai ranges intersect in Middle Asia.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Based on the Bedouin community response and the crystallised priorities (introduced in cost-based order), the Rugum Plan, aided by extensively detailed multipurpose development map(s)/map-sheets, aims to initially establish mountain junction signs, mountain refuges, mountain rescue points and mountain air/aerial rescue.
Twenty one mountain junction signs will be engraved on separate rocks, with one meter plus distantly visible pile of rocks " Rugum" next to each sign at the main junctions on tourists' commonly visited paths.

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